Tufts Global Education

There are a wide range of academic, personal, and professional benefits to be gained through studying abroad. Many students find it is a truly transformative skill-building experience. Tufts University has been offering study abroad programs to undergraduate students for five decades. You may also choose from hundreds of approved programs run by external providers. Get started with "Study Abroad First Steps" and then come to meet with us during drop-in hours. Also join us at our info sessions to learn more about your options!

Annecy, France, the site of the Tufts in Talloires

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Oct 22, 2019

Are you a sophomore thinking about studying abroad during the 2020-21 academic year? Join us to learn about this full-year or semester program, which awards Tufts credit for a wide variety of courses taught in Spanish, offered both in-house (https://tufts-skidmore.es/) and through our partner institutions, UAM (www.uam.es) and UAH (www.uah.es). Meet the Resident Director and talk to program alumni about their experiences. Pizza will be served!

Oct 23, 2019

Are you a sophomore thinking about studying abroad next year? Join us to learn about this academic-year or spring-semester program, based at the University of Tübingen (http://www.uni-tuebingen.de/) and offering Tufts credit for a variety of courses across a wide range of academic subjects. Come talk to the Resident Director and program alumni about their experiences. Pizza will be served!

Oct 24, 2019

Are you a sophomore thinking about studying abroad next year?  Join us to learn about this academic-year or semester-long program, based in Paris and affiliated with Université Paris I (http://www.univ-paris1.fr/), Université Paris III (http://www.univ-paris3.fr/), Université Paris VII (www.univ-paris-diderot.fr/), and Sciences Po (http://www.sciencespo.fr/en). SMFA students may study for the spring semester at Ecole nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (http://www.beauxartsparis.com/en/). The program offers Tufts credit for a variety of courses across a wide range of academic subjects. Come talk to the Resident Director and program alumni about their experiences. Pizza will be served!

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News & Announcements

Fall 2019 study-abroad info sessions have been announced!

Please visit our calendar page to see the upcoming events and presentations!

We have a new guide on the LGBTQ+ experience abroad!

Check out our newly-updated guide, which is now part of our 'Cultural and Social Identity Resources' page!

Try our NEW Parent Resource Center

Are you a parent or family member of a current undergraduate with a question about student resources, processes, or policies at Tufts? We've collected a number of frequently asked questions in our new Parent Resource Center, along with links to common resources. Check it out!

Try our new Parent Resource Center

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Why Study Abroad?
 

  • Earn academic credit while examining your field from a different perspective
  • Gain independence, adaptability, problem-solving skills, resourcefulness, and self-reliance
  • Develop a global mindset and linguistic and intercultural competencies

Where Do I Begin
 

 

Diversity and Identity Abroad
 

We encourage students from all backgrounds to consider study abroad. We understand that there can be academic, cultural, and financial challenges to studying abroad, and your own experience will be both rewarding and challenging in unique ways. Find more resources.